What's New

A presentation from our President to theĀ Belle Isle Marsh group on Jul 20, 2015

White House releasesĀ National Strategy to Promote the Health of Honey Bees and Other Pollinators

Upcoming Events

Urbano Project
Feb 11th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Feb 25th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mar 10th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mar 17th 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
We will cover basic techniques of "organic" beekeeping, including materials and equipment, beehive structure, the life cycle of bees, hive development and dynamics, seasonal apiary work, honey and hive products, common pests and diseases, and hive management - with an emphasis on treatment-free and ecologically-friendly management techniques. We will taste local and varietal honeys, and learn about harvesting and using bee products. You will learn everything you need to know to set up your own backyard apiary.